These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all of the incidents or their final outcomes.



Douglas County sheriff

3:09 a.m. — Caller is worried a suspicious man that is asking people to help him fix his car, which seems to be in good working order, is trying to lure people into his car in the 800 block of John Long Road, Oakland.

7:37 a.m. — Caller said there’s a 250-pound black bear in his backyard in the 100 block of Metcalf Lane, Riddle.

10:29 a.m. — A woman threw the caller’s clothes in the yard and poured bleach on them, then took the arrows to his bow and left the house in the 8100 block of Nonpareil Road, Sutherlin.

1:40 p.m. — Mother “popped” her 15-year-old daughter in the mouth for being disrespectful in the 300 block of Date Street, Drain.

3:16 p.m. — Caller’s brother hasn’t returned from visiting his ex-wife in the 100 block of Kylee Street, Roseburg.

6:24 p.m. — Caller’s husband spit in her face and head-butted her in the 300 clock of Lad Lane, Roseburg.

6:33 p.m. — Someone smashed the Korean caller’s rental car windows and took her passport and belongings in the 1500 block of Toketee Falls Trail, Diamond Lake.


The News-Review publishes the names of individuals who have been arrested on suspicion of at least one felony charge or three misdemeanors or a combination of felony and misdemeanor charges.


Douglas County sheriff

John Curtis Bedford, 52, of Winston, on suspicion of four counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm, prohibited firearm possession, methamphetamine possession, methamphetamine delivery and a parole violation.

Reedsport police

Milissa Elaine Sapp, 41, of Coos Bay, on suspicion of methamphetamine possession and unauthorized motor vehicle use.

Jack Bert Stuart, 45, of Coos Bay, on suspicion of methamphetamine possession and unauthorized motor vehicle use.

Roseburg police

Ryland Trevor Benefeil, 21, of Roseburg, on suspicion of first-degree theft and second-degree criminal mischief.

Raul Rosario, 34, of Roseburg, on suspicion of third-degree robbery, second-degree theft, interfering with making a police report and a parole violation.

Saphara Harrell can be reached at 541-957-4216 or Or on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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Saphara Harrell is the crime and natural resources reporter for The News-Review. She previously worked at The World in Coos Bay. Follow her on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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